Genesis emulator on the DSi XL

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by Game Dragon, Jan 27, 2011.

  1. Game Dragon

    Game Dragon GBAtemp Regular

    Jan 17, 2011
    How well does the Genesis emulator work on the DSi XL or is it totally crap
  2. twiztidsinz

    twiztidsinz Taiju Yamada Fan

    Dec 23, 2008
    United States
    There is only one Genesis emulator for the DS (There is no homebrew for the DSi (that is useful to an average user)), and that is jEnesisDS. It works relatively well with what little I've tried, but has some scaling issues that make most games look rather bad.
    I'm not too sure about it's overall compatibility.
  3. shadowmanwkp

    shadowmanwkp Your roms are on another rom site

    Apr 17, 2008
    Vleuten, The Netherlands
    Do note though that larger roms DO NOT boot. I don't know exactly what size it was, but one example of a too big rom is " Mega Man - The Wily Wars" (tested it myself). This is due to hardware limitations of the DS, although the DSi has more ram, there is currently no DSi flashcart that can fully utilize the DSi's capabilities and therefore it is locked to " DS mode" which only has the capabilities of a normal DS .
  4. Sausage Head

    Sausage Head Lord Sausage LXIX

    Oct 28, 2010
    alanjohn check ur pm
    The DSTWO might be able to handle that, but currently there is no DSTWO Genesis emulator
  5. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvertâ„¢

    Feb 4, 2010
    United States
    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
    S&K+Sonic3 is another that doesn't work due to size.
  6. YayMii

    YayMii hi

    Jun 24, 2009
    that place
    There's actually two. PicoDriveDS is also available. It doesn't support sound, although it kinda makes up for it by being open-sourced (because we all know that jEnesisDS is closed source and that it's dev went on to help make Sonic Classic Collection).
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